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Staples, Inc. (SPLS), Office Depot Inc (ODP) Down On Merger Fears: What Do Hedge Funds Think?

Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLS) and Office Depot Inc (NYSE:ODP) are down over the past couple days over fears of potential problems regarding their planned......(read more)
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Hawkins Capital Slashes Its Top Long-Term Picks Amid First Quarter Struggles

Russell Hawkins‘ Hawkins Capital recently filed its 13F form with the Securities and Exchange Commission for the reporting period of March 31. The......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO), Staples, Inc. (SPLS), and AOL, Inc. (AOL) Among Activist Jeff Smith’s Worst Performing Picks in Q1

Jeffrey Smith’s Starboard Value LP had a solid first quarter, with its 16 long positions in stocks with a market cap above $1.0 billion delivering weighted......(read more)
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Here’s What Activist Investor Jeffrey Smith Had to Say About Yahoo! Inc (YHOO)

Starboard Value LP, the activist hedge fund managed by Jeffrey Smith has been a major shareholder of Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) dating back to the third......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Tessera Technologies, Inc. (TSRA): Starboard Value Reduces Position and Reveals Top 3 New Picks

Jeffrey Smith’s Starboard Value LP reduced its exposure to Tessera Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSRA) by 575,000 shares according to a filing revealed......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO), Office Depot Inc (ODP): Activist Starboard Value’s Top Picks, Plus Latest Move In Tessera Technologies, Inc. (TSRA)

Jeffrey Smith‘s Starboard Value is one of the funds that has appeared many times on our radars in the last couple of months. Mr. Smith has made......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Darden Restaurants Inc. (DRI), Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO): Starboard Value Crowned Activist of the Year; 2015 On Pace To Top It

Jeffrey Smith’s Starboard Capital LP was recently crowned activist of the year by The Activist Investing Annual Review 2015, an annual publication released......(read more)
Jeff Smith

Staples, Inc. (SPLS), Office Depot Inc (ODP): Jeff Smith is Bullish on These Companies; Will He Push for a Merger?

Jeff Smith, the manager of Starboard Value is bullish on the Office Supplies segment as Starboard has recently made two bullish moves involving Staples......(read more)
Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE:BBY)

Best Buy Co Inc (BBY), Home Depot Inc (HD), Starbucks Corporation (SBUX): Tom Stemberg’s Prediction On Holiday Performance

The holiday shopping season is again with us, and investors want to know which retailers are going to win or lose at the end of it all. On CNBC’s Street......(read more)
Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX)

Why Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) and Keurig Green Mountain Inc (GMCR) Are Overpriced?

Analysts draw attention to the S&P 500, where 30 stocks have estimated price targets of 3% or more below the actual values for the securities. Netflix......(read more)
Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG)

Should Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Take Google Inc (GOOGL) – Barnes & Noble, Inc. (BKS) Express Book Delivery Seriously?

Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) has partnered with bookseller Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS) in a move to revolutionize same day book delivery. Paul Kedrosky......(read more)
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Funds, Insiders and Big Financial Firms Are Betting on Staples, Inc. (SPLS)

Over the past few weeks, Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLS), the $7.83 billion market cap famed office products company, saw two insiders buy its stock. Most......(read more)
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Hedge Funds Interested in Staples Inc. (SPLS)

Activist investors can be a good source of investment ideas. Given the usually large stakes that these hedge funds amass in a particular stock before......(read more)
Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN), The Washington Post (NYSE:WPO), Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

The Internet’s 5 Biggest Online Stores

Biggest online stores: For numerous entrepreneurs, the advent of the Internet has represented a new way of looking at businesses and making a profit.......(read more)
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Staples, Inc. (SPLS): A $500 Investment in This Office Supply Stock Could Yield a 60% Return

There was a corporate shakeup in the office supply world in February when Office Depot Inc (NYSE:ODP) and OfficeMax Inc (NYSE:OMX) announced their intended......(read more)
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Office Depot Inc (ODP), OfficeMax Inc (OMX): Staples, Inc. (SPLS) Is Fighting Hard Against Industry Trends

Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLS), the once-dominant office supply store, isn’t what it used to be due to weak consumer spending and competitive online......(read more)
3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD)

Stratasys, Ltd. (SSYS), 3D Systems Corporation (DDD) & Printable Food

If you thought the consumer-centric 3-D printing possibilities from Stratasys, Ltd. (NASDAQ:SSYS)‘ recent $400 million merger with MakerBot were......(read more)
Exelon Corporation (NYSE:EXC)

Arch Coal Inc (ACI), Exelon Corporation (EXC), Dell Inc. (DELL): One Person’s Trash Is Another Person’s Treasure Portfolio

Last November, I announced my intention to create a portfolio of 10 companies that investors had effectively thrown away and given up on, in the hope......(read more)
Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS)

Barnes & Noble, Inc. (BKS), Apollo Group Inc (APOL): Avoid These Shrinking Market Leaders

Even the best companies are finding it hard to generate solid revenue growth these days. The slow-growth economy means that the majority of companies......(read more)
Office Depot Inc (NYSE:ODP)

Office Depot Inc (ODP), OfficeMax Inc (OMX), Staples, Inc. (SPLS): Can Investors Find Value in the Office Supply Sector?

Three major office supply chains control nearly 75% of their sector, according to data provider IBIS World, but this hasn’t led to strong profitability......(read more)
Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE:NLY)

Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NLY) & American Capital Agency Corp. (AGNC)’s Analysis, Chimera Investment Corporation (CIM)’s Extension

Editor’s Note: Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE:NLY), American Capital Agency Corp. (NASDAQ:AGNC), Chimera Investment Corporation (NYSE:......(read more)
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Office Depot Inc (ODP): Staples, Inc. (SPLS) Takes a Break

Earlier this summer, office supplies retailer Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLS) took a detour from its typical path of supplying businesses with paper, ink......(read more)
Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE:ANF)

Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (ANF), Staples, Inc. (SPLS), J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP): The Worst Performing Stocks in August

A glance at the individual components of the S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) reveals that one sector in particular performed poorly throughout August. Of the......(read more)
Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE:ANF)

Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (ANF), First Solar, Inc. (FSLR): The S&P 500 (.INX)’s Worst Stocks in August

Although we don’t believe in timing the market or panicking over daily movements, we do like to keep an eye on market changes — just in case......(read more)
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Intel Corporation (INTC), ARM Holdings plc (ADR) (ARMH), Staples, Inc. (SPLS): Friday’s Top Upgrades (and Downgrades)

This series, brought to you by Yahoo! Finance, looks at which upgrades and downgrades make sense, and which ones investors should act on. Today, our headlines......(read more)
Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ)

Hewlett-Packard Company (HPQ), Canon Inc. (ADR) (CAJ), Staples, Inc. (SPLS): Is the Paperless Office Finally Here?

For decades now, commentators have been calling for the death of paper. A Businessweek article from 1975 proclaimed that, by 1990, nearly all business......(read more)
Arkansas Best Corporation (NASDAQ:ABFS)

Arkansas Best Corporation (ABFS), Dendreon Corporation (DNDN), Staples, Inc. (SPLS): One Person’s Trash Is Another Person’s Treasure Portfolio

Last November, I announced my intention to create a portfolio of 10 companies that investors had effectively thrown away and given up on, in the hope......(read more)
Largest Online Retailers in the World

Staples, Inc. (SPLS), Office Depot Inc (ODP): A Tough Quarter For This Office Supply Company

There are many industries that have been negatively affected by the rise of mobile computing, and one of the most obvious is office supplies. The demand......(read more)
3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD)

3D Systems Corporation (DDD), Stratasys, Ltd. (SSYS), ExOne Co (XONE): So What Gives?

On Monday morning, 3-D printing stocks gave investors something to smile about as they collectively popped by as much as 10%, easily outpacing the broader......(read more)
Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT)

Target Corporation (TGT) or Staples, Inc. (SPLS)?

The big-box stores have taken a beating during the recently ended quarter, most of them dragging their stocks down along with falling sales figures. CNBC......(read more)
Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS)

Barnes & Noble, Inc. (BKS), J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP): Not Exactly a Page-Turner

Stupidity is contagious. It gets us all from time to time. Even respectable companies can catch it. As I do every week, let’s look at five dumb......(read more)
PetSmart, Inc.

Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN), Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT): PetSmart, Inc. (PETM)’s Pullback Is A Buying Opportunity

Lackluster retail results have inspired recent headlines such as “Tepid U.S. Retail Sales Raising Doubts About Economy” and “Consumer......(read more)
Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SBH)

Hedge Funds Are Buying Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. (SBH)

At the moment, there are plenty of methods market participants can use to watch stocks. A duo of the most innovative are hedge fund and insider trading......(read more)
Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ)

Hewlett-Packard Company (HPQ), Staples, Inc. (SPLS), Pitney Bowes Inc. (PBI): Today’s 3 Worst Stocks

Although we don’t believe in timing the market or panicking over daily movements, we do like to keep an eye on market changes — just in case......(read more)
Arkansas Best Corporation (NASDAQ:ABFS)

Arkansas Best Corporation (ABFS), Staples, Inc. (SPLS), Dell Inc. (DELL): One Person’s Trash Is Another Person’s Treasure Portfolio

Last November, I announced my intention to create a portfolio of 10 companies that investors had effectively thrown away and given up on, in the hope......(read more)
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Staples, Inc. (SPLS), PetSmart, Inc. (PETM): Today’s Worst Stocks

Although we don’t believe in timing the market or panicking over daily movements, we do like to keep an eye on market changes — just in case......(read more)
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This Metric Told You To Sell Staples, Inc. (SPLS) Before The Crash. Did You Follow It?

Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLS) has been absolutely destroyed today. What if we told you there was one indicator that, if tracked, you could have known about......(read more)
Largest Online Retailers in the World

Staples, Inc. (SPLS), The TJX Companies, Inc. (TJX), Apple Inc. (AAPL): Back-to-School Stocks You Can Buy Right Now

Here at The Motley Fool, we prefer to invest in companies, not just trade stocks, and think about where a business might be headed five or 10 years down......(read more)
Exelon Corporation (NYSE:EXC)

Exelon Corporation (EXC), Dendreon Corporation (DNDN), Dell Inc. (DELL): One Person’s Trash Is Another Person’s Treasure Portfolio

Last November, I announced my intention to create a portfolio of 10 companies that investors had effectively thrown away and given up on, in the hope......(read more)
Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AEGR)

Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AEGR), Mosaic Co (MOS), Staples, Inc. (SPLS): 3 Stocks to Get on Your Watchlist

I follow quite a lot of companies, so the usefulness of a watchlist to me cannot be overstated. Without my watchlist, I’d be unable to keep up on......(read more)
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Staples, Inc. (SPLS), OfficeMax Inc (OMX), The TJX Companies, Inc. (TJX): Will a Poor Back-to-School Shopping Season Spell Trouble For These Stocks?

It’s no secret that the U.S. economy has been slow to recover from the worst recession since the Great Depression. The ongoing sequester, payroll tax......(read more)
Largest Online Retailers in the World

Staples, Inc. (SPLS), Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN): Which Companies Make the Grade With Back-to-School Shoppers?

Despite school not starting for two months, we are already being inundated with back-to-school deals. Expectations for this year’s back to school shopping......(read more)
Largest Online Retailers in the World

The Clorox Co (CLX), Staples, Inc. (SPLS), Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT): Invest in the Bare Necessities

Companies that supply us with goods that we need operate in a very stable part of the economy. They are rarely in the news because there is typically......(read more)
VistaPrint Limited (NASDAQ:VPRT)

VistaPrint Limited (VPRT): This Company Is Building Monopoly Power

The best businesses are those that have implicit monopoly power. They can earn high returns on capital without sacrificing quality to beat their customers......(read more)
Exelon Corporation (NYSE:EXC)

Exelon Corporation (EXC), Arch Coal Inc (ACI), Dell Inc. (DELL): One Person’s Trash Is Another Person’s Treasure Portfolio

Last November, I announced my intention to create a portfolio of 10 companies that investors had effectively thrown away and given up on, in the hope......(read more)
Largest Online Retailers in the World

There’s Nothing to Celebrate in Staples, Inc. (SPLS)’s New Venture

Need some bunting to go with your July 4 celebrations? A picnic table? Ketchup? Then naturally you’ll just drive over to your local Staples, Inc......(read more)
OMEGA ADVISORS Leon Cooperman

Hedge Fund News: Leon Cooperman, DISH Network Corp. (DISH), Sprint Nextel Corporation (S)

Editor’s Note: Related tickers: DISH Network Corp. (NASDAQ:DISH), Clearwire Corporation (NASDAQ:CLWR), Sprint Nextel Corporation (NYSE:S), Citigroup......(read more)
Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE:BBY)

Best Buy Co., Inc. (BBY), Staples, Inc. (SPLS): Are Big Box Stores In Panic Mode Yet?

Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE:BBY) is attempting to reshape itself as a new company, but the firm has challenging work ahead in an increasingly Web-focused......(read more)
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Staples, Inc. (SPLS), Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (AAP): Buy These Names Before They Increase Their Dividends

Recently, some hard-line retailers have been raising their dividends, which has led to exceptional share price increases. Two of the most important examples......(read more)
Rosetta Stone Inc

Rosetta Stone Inc (RST), 3D Systems Corporation (DDD) & Stratasys, Ltd. (SSYS): 3 Alternative Perspectives for Investing in the Education Sector

Often when people consider investing in the education sector, they primarily turn to for-profit education companies– Apollo Group Inc (NASDAQ:APOL......(read more)
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